Archive for 2011

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Saturday, December 31st, 2011

Happy New Year:

Obama Signs Defense Bill Despite 'Serious Reservations'
Obama pledges to exempt Americans from indefinite detention law
Last-Minute Scramble as Caucus Night Nears
And Now the Fight for Congress Starts for Real
Chief Justice John "Benito" Roberts defends Supremes on healthcare recusal issue

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Friday, December 30th, 2011

Happy New Year:

Obama Signs Defense Bill Despite 'Serious Reservations'Issues signing statement
Montana Supreme Court restores 100-year-old state ban on corporate political money
Court Puts 'Disappointing' Hold on Power Plant Pollution Regulation

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Friday, December 30th, 2011

Obama is in it to win it:

Obama to Focus on Congress Having Tanked the Economy and Economy in 2012 Campaign
Watch this! ►  President Obama looks back on 2011, and forward to 2012
Malleable Mitt: Romney Took Abortion Stance Based on Poll
As the campaign unreels, voters feel dispirited
Occupy Portland Outsmarts Police, Creating Blueprint for Other Occupations
Court delays strict new federal pollution rule at last minute

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Thursday, December 29th, 2011

Oh, it's on, baby — it's on:

Team Obama lays out electoral map strategy
Obama Visiting Key Battleground State After Iowa Caucuses
GOP prez-wannabes who failed to qualify for the Virginia primary ballot were caught in their own voter suppression tactics
Obama's real death panel took out terrorist and mass murderer Osama bin Laden: "You could all but hear a scream of 'Oh s**t' coming from the RNC headquarter"
Obama Administration Reportedly Mulls Transfer of Taliban Prisoner as Part of Long-Shot Peace Bid
Exposed! MSNBC Anchors Begin Disclosing Parent NBC's Ties to Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney's Bain Capital Connection
More Ron Paul Writings, Speeches Reveal Wacky Conspiracy Theories Concerning Slaves, Christmas, and Diet Supplements
Privatizing war: Contractors' role grows in US drone missions, worrying some in the military

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Thursday, December 29th, 2011

Bruised Villager egos = consistently biased coverage:

Why They Hate Him: Obama Isn't Schmoozing
DOJ Aggressively Investigating Police Brutality, Including Incidents of Attacks on #Occupy Protesters
No Transparency: Iowa Republicans to count caucus votes in 'undisclosed location'

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Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

No vacation for POTUS:

Rising Green Movement Launches Counter-Attack Against Shale Oil Boom
Gallup: Obama, Clinton are most admired in 2011
Nebraska Democratic Sen. Ben Nelson will not seek re-election
Obama Makes Key Nominations to Fed Board
The Obama administration will ask Congress to raise the nation's borrowing limit by $1.2 trillion this week
The age of turboparalysis: the world faces years of ineffective rebellion and enduring recession

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Monday, December 26th, 2011

Republicans in chaos:

GOP Race Is Still Unsettled in Final Sprint to Iowa CaucusGOP Candidates Making Final Iowa Push
Ron Paul Disowns Extremists' Views but Doesn't Disavow the Support
The age of turboparalysis: the world faces years of ineffective rebellion and enduring recession
Plutocrat Legislators: Economic Downturn Took a Detour at Capitol Hill

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Monday, December 26th, 2011

He needs the bigot vote:

Ron Paul Disowns Extremists' Views but Doesn't Disavow the Support
Obamas spend a low-key Christmas in Hawaii

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Saturday, December 24th, 2011

Newtie in a snit:

Gingrich Lashes Out at Virginia GOP After Humiliating FAIL Campaign Setback
Not to Be Trusted: National Security Advisers to GOP Presidential Candidates Tied to $40 Billion in Federal Contracts
Alan Colmes: How to Talk Politics with Your Crazy Relatives During the Holidays

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Friday, December 23rd, 2011

Boehner's Waterloo:

Obama Signs 2012 Spending Bill
Justice Department Blocks South Carolina's Racist Voter ID Law
Obama Campaign, Dems Set Ambitious Goal

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